Associate Director of Alumni Relations, UCLA School of Law

Los Angeles, California
May 22, 2017
Requisition 25947
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Under the guidance of the Director of Alumni Relations, the Associate Director of Alumni Relations will manage law school alumni projects and programs. The Associate Director will be responsible for the strategy and execution of high-quality alumni programs and events, with a particular focus on affinity programming such as the UCLA Law Women LEAD and other priority strategic areas. This role will require excellent volunteer, board, and events management. Additionally, the Associate Director will be responsible for delivering consistent communication to the alumni community and advancing the online presence of the UCLA Law Alumni Relations program. This role will be responsible for developing partnerships that will further the mission of UCLA Law Alumni Relations. The Associate Director will be a key role in supporting the engagement and data capture metrics of the External Affairs team and will work closely with development colleagues to achieve shared goals.  




Application Instructions:

Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at Reference UCLA REQ. # 25947


The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting.

  • Ability to interpret all policies governing School of Law External Affairs with the highest level of attention to detail.
  • Advanced skill in using Microsoft Office applications and database software in a Windows environment.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and familiarity with CRM alumni databases and with the Advance database.
  • Advanced knowledge of the operations of a development office in an institution of higher education sufficient to accomplish departmental goals.
  • General office skills such as maintaining calendars, coordinating meetings and conferences, developing and maintaining filing systems, screening and prioritizing mail and telephone calls, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and implement the logistical requirements of events and programs.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with other University offices, volunteers and the public. Skill in interacting diplomatically and discretely with individuals in a public contact setting.
  • Previous experience working with a professional board of directors. Advanced ability to develop strong relationships in order to ensure continued alumni support.


UCLA School of Law

The UCLA School of Law is a nationally recognized three-year graduate school with a student population of approximately 1200. There are now approximately 125 full and part-time faculty, 200 career and part time staff members located in both the Law School and Law Library. The law school enjoys a superior national reputation and is known for a willingness to innovate and experiment.   Detailed information concerning UCLA School of Law may be found at our official website.



UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 12 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy -